“Look up here, I’m in heaven,” says David Bowie in his last video clip, packed with symbolism. “I’ve got scars that can’t be seen. I’ve got drama, can’t be stolen, everybody knows me now.”
Look up here man, I’m in danger.
I’ve got nothing left to lose.
I’m so high it makes my brain whirl.
The whole world now knows that David Bowie passed away this week, aged 69, surrounded by his loved ones.
His death follows a very private battle with cancer – something very few people knew about. The clip for Lazarus was released just days before his death and features footage of Bowie laying in a hospital bed, wrapped in bandages and looking frail. It’s a masterpiece full of hidden messages
Watch the clip for Lazarus here.
David Bowie will be sorely missed by music lovers and freaky spiritual vagabonds everywhere. Tributes continue to flow.